Salmonellosis- Food Infection and Food Poisoning by Salmonella

Salmonellosis- Food Infection and Food Poisoning by Salmonella

What is Salmonella? Salmonella is one of the major food-borne pathogens that cause systemic or enteric infection affecting approximately 2 million people worldwide each year. The first organism, Salmonella choleraesuis was isolated from a pig intestine by a scientist named Dr. Daniel   Salmon. Salmonella belongs to a member of the Enterobacteriaceae family and only two species of Salmonella namely S. enterica and S. bongori are pathogenic and cause illness to humans. What is Salmonellosis? Salmonellosis is a serious disease … Read more